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Tanzanian gold export earnings rise 34% in 2020 on higher prices

Tanzania’s earnings from gold exports rose 34% last year, helped by increased output and higher prices, the Bank of Tanzania said in its latest monthly economic review.

Gold exports fetched $2.95-billion, up from $2.21-billion in 2019. This came as tourism earnings declined 59% to $1.1-billion amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The current account…

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FUSIONNOW 2: How the industry contributes the regional development

A year ago, the participants of the 2nd round of the unique international creative competition FusioNNow launched by Norilsk Nickel company spent three busy days on the Kola Peninsula. 

The painters, travellers, famous personalities from 5 countries of the world - Japan, Australia, Italy, Denmark, Russia - visited the Kola Peninsula and told how…

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Angola wants Indian diamond manufacturers set up shop in the country

Angola has appealed to Indian companies to invest in the country’s diamond mining and manufacturing sectors, according to the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC). 
“We invite Indian companies to invest in Angola and cut and polish diamonds locally,” said Sodiam chief executive Fernando Amaral during a virtual meeting between…

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FUSIONNOW: Russian industry from the eyes of foreign travellers

A year ago, Norilsk Nickel launched a unique cultural project FusioNNow, the main goal of which is to give the international participants a chance to see and experience the Russian North.

Travel bloggers, famous photographers, writers, artists and designers from Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Oman, Mexico, Great Britain, Kyrgyzstan, as well as…

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Trafigura enters artisanal cobalt offtake with DRC government body

Commodities trader Trafigura and local government body Entreprise Générale du Cobalt (EGC) have penned an offtake agreement specifically for the supply of artisanal cobalt in a deal designed to concurrently formalize the sector.

This could make artisanally mined cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) a more attractive prospect to…

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